Skip to main content

tv   ABC7 News 500AM  ABC  January 27, 2018 5:00am-6:00am PST

5:00 am
good morning. and thanks for being with us. i'm chris nguyen. let's start with a first look at the forecast. francis is in for lisa argen. >> we have a beautiful day ahead. right now we are dealing with clouds in parts of the north bay. you can see that with live doppler 7 and the satellite image. you will notice most areas under clear skies right now. and temperatures are in the 30s and 40s. it's cool in novato. 39. clear lake only 38. san francisco is mild at 45 degrees. and cool in san jose at 42. here's how the day plays out today. sun rise at 7:00 this morning. still on the cool side. 30s and 40s for all of us.
5:01 am
partly cloudy this afternoon. temperatures near normal. it is a warm up that begins today and continues through the week. sunset at 5:28. and it starts to cool down this even. i will have the complete accuweather seven-day forecast with that warm up in a few minutes. exonerated today a man has a clear name after spending 13 years in prison for a crime he didn't commit. he was freed with the help the northern california innocence project. kate audio marzullo explains. >> reporter: these are photos of glen payne leaving the hall of justice on friday. he is surrounded by the attorneys and volunteers of the northern california innocence project. >> this is the first case that in the california state court has been reversed on the basis of microscopic hair
5:02 am
investigation. >> reporter: his conviction in large part due to expert testimony about two strands of hair. >> he made a statistical analysis as to how important that hair was. then that number was used to argue that it's so unlikely that that could happen that he must have been the perpetrator. >> reporter: the innocence project argued it was bad science. a judge dismissed all charges. >> it was really an honor to work on the case and help to try and get his conviction reversed. >> it's why i went to law school, to you know correct the wrongs that inevitably happen in the justice system. >> reporter: payne was actually paroled in 2005 but his freedom was hampered by the fact he had to register as a sex offender. >> for him it's just an enormous relief to not have to live this anymore. >> reporter: he is spending time with his elderly mother while looking for housing and work. his father died while he have in prison. in san jose, katie marzullo,
5:03 am
abc7 news. sadly the worst flu season in recent memories that taken another turn for the worst. state fishlts officials announced another 23 people died from the flu in california just this weed alone. that brings the total deaths up to 27. to stop the spread of the flu, wash your hands, cover cause of and sneezes and stay home when you are sick. it' not too late to get vaccinated of find flu resources and advice on our website, abc7news.com. customs agents were invited to the cal campus yesterday to help people register for the global entry program which speeds up travel. >> obviously, there is a great deal of concern, particularly
5:04 am
given the i.c.e. director's announcement that they plan on conducting 1500 arrests in california. >> reporter: someone snapped this picture of a u.s. custom and border protection vehicle parked on the uc berkeley catch us and sent it to a latina group. they tweeted i.c.e. has been confirmed on the campus of uc berkeley. jesse says the fear of a raid is real. >> we know it's going the happen at some point. it is a sad reality. >> reporter: the group sent out a note saying its offices were available for students. uc berkeley said in part, they were invited to speak about the global entry program, there is no raid. it was hosted by the vice chancellor of finance. >> i think it shows a heightened sense of concern in our commune. >> reporter: the undocumented student program says the global
5:05 am
entry program has agreed the notify them ahead of future campus visits. there will be additional global entry interviews in february and april. in berkeley, katie out ais, abc 7 news. pleasant to be police are searching for a bank robber. he robbed the chase bank on stone ridge road friday morning. he handed the teller a note. she handed over the money and the robber ran away. they are looking for a newer silver color toyota camry that may be connected with the robbery. scammers may be able to rip you off using bitcoin as payment. a woman is speaking out who who received an e-mail demanding $2800 in bitcoin or she would be killed. she realized it was a hoax and went public with her story. >> i switched from being upset
5:06 am
about it to i need to get this word out. >> the fbi receives about 800 complaints a day on its website, ic 3.gov. investigators believe that represents about 15% of the on line scams that are taking place. bitcoin is virtual currency going directly from person to person on the internet. this is no bank involved and you can't track or stop payment, which is a perfect tool for scammers. 5:06 is our time. a san jose man is under arrest after sexually assaulting two teenage girls after meeting them on snap chat. the man claimed he was 17 years old on snap chat but he is actually 21. police say he took a 13 and 14-year-old to his house gave them marijuana and alcohol and sully assaulted them. anyone with information about the case is asked to call san jose police. now to an update in the sex
5:07 am
abuse scandal that rocked the u.s.a. gymnastics program. the entire u.s.a. gymnastics official has resign after an ultimatum from the olympics committee. u.s. gymnastics must toe operate with an investigation into why previous reports of abuse were overlooked. abc7 news reporter alyssa harrington caught up with gymnasts in san jose, where the past two olympic trials were held to hear how the commune is moving forward. >> reporter: gymnastics classes are as popular as ever at california sports center in san jose but parents like melanie admit the sex abuse scandal involving dr. larry nassar weighs heavily on their mind. >> it is a great sport. i do worry about it. i constantly keep an eye on her making sure everything is going as planned. >> reporter: david has met some
5:08 am
of the elite athletes who confronted nassar, including aly raisman. >> i have been appalled and flat out sickened by the activities and behaviors that occurred under this one individual. the fact there may have been people either covering up or hiding or somehow doing this at the top, the areas that we don't work in is just as appalling. >> reporter: larry nassar was sentenced to up to 175 years in prison but the amount of time it will take for u.s.a. gymnastics to regain trust remains to be seen n. a you tube video former olympian and gold medallist blasted the organization that oversees the sport she loves. >> i think gymnastics is the best sport in the entire world. but if i had a daughter right now, i wouldn't put her in it. that makes me really sad. >> reporter: peterson hasn't seen a decline in enrollment for his youth programs but is getting questions from parents especially about policies and
5:09 am
procedures. he says follows the nba rule, never be align with a minor. >> ask questions, and stay visible. don't assume everything is going to be taken care of by people that are in the trusting hands of their activities or their sports. >> reporter: in san jose, alyssa harrington, abc7 news. >> the time now is 5:09. getting a preview of the accuweather forecast with francis lawson. sunny days away. >> you can put the umbrella away. we have dry days ahead and warmth that starts this weekend. you can see it is clear over many parts of the bay area. i'll let you now how warm it will be coming up. also ahead, passion, purpose, pride. some are pushing 8, but these san francisco dancers aren't letting anything get in their way. why this group now needs your help. also, it's being called a smog vacuum cleaner. how this
5:10 am
5:11 am
i can't believe it comes in... how great this tastes! vegaaaan. and organiiiic. enjoy i can't believe it's not butter! in it's vegan! and it's organic! ♪ ♪ my husband is probably going to think i'm crazy. he thinks i'm going to see my sister! ♪ ♪ sometimes the confidence to be spontaneous starts with financial stability. once i heard it i was shocked. i just thought, i have to go get it! ♪ ♪ it's our tree! ♪ ♪ see how a personalized financial strategy and access to j.p. morgan investment expertise can help you. chase. make more of what's yours.
5:12 am
good morning, everyone. time right now is 5:11. we are taking a live look outside. the bay bridge from our emeryville camera. thanks for waking up with abc7 news. francis dean lawson returns in a little bit with a full accuweather forecast. the roads have been especially dangerous for chp officers. the most recent accident was yesterday morning in which two officers were injured during a chase in hayward. also in hayward, an officer on christmas eve another officer was opinioned under a car after being hit on highwa 4 on january 15th. and a few days later an officer was hit in san jose n. three of those crashes officers say driving under the under the
5:13 am
influence is believed to be the cause. as medically woodrow explains this has prompted chp to beef up enhanced enforcement. >> reporter: they are enhancing patrols for impaired drivers. out of four crashes involving chp officers three of them involved drivers suspected of being under the under the influence. one of the crashes was fatal. >> it is ban tough monday. >> reporter: christmas eve, a husband and father was killed when a suspected drunk, and possibly high driver slammed into his patrol car on shoulder of 880. the officer's partner was injured. they were on a maximum enforcement patrol looking for drivers under the under the influence. >> it galvanizes you and makes you have a sense of mission of what you are doing. >> reporter: three weeks after the officer's death another officer was investigating a prior crash on highway 4 in
5:14 am
concord when an allegedly intoxicated driver crashed into his motorcycle breaking both of his legs. last friday night a chp officer was investigating a traffic collision in san jose on southbound highway 101 when he was struck by a vehicle, sending him over an embank men. >> another foot or so over and he could have been killed. >> reporter: the driver of that vehicle was also arrested on suspicion of dui. two other officers and a civilian suffered injuries following a pure suit and crash from noshl i-880 in the enhanced enforcement patrols continue at least through super bowl weekend. jerry browne vowed to put 5 million zero emission cars on the road by 2020.
5:15 am
the plan involves helping people by those car and building fuelling stations. a group of dance senior citizens fell victim to a common crime in the bay area. the grant avenue follies was started in chinatown in the 1950s. the group was giving back when it had something very precious taken away. ♪ >> reporter: meet san francisco's grant avenue follies, a most extraordinary dance troupe. these are seniors who dance with passion and a purpose. >> we love to perform for veterans and the seniors. and we started the program as a fund-raiser. >> reporter: friday's show almost didn't go on. >> we had to improvise and scramble around for more jewelry and more costumes. >> reporter: on wednesday, something happened after the follies presented the on lok
5:16 am
facility with a $40,000 donation toward dementia care. >> our car was broken into and we had lost costumes. >> reporter: six sets of costumes totaling $10,000 >> my costumes are hand made, priceless. >> reporter: this is where it happened in the middle of the day. there is security camera but a tree blocks the view. >> people don't understand what it's worth but they have to wreck other peoples's things just to get at it. >> reporter: they have a strong message to whoever did this. >> don't do that again. just lucky i didn't catch them. because i would have used a soared on them. >> reporter: in san francisco, dion lin, abc7 n >> the opportunitye has performances in houston, seattle, and st. louis. if you would like to help them
5:17 am
buy new costumes visit their facebook page. we have toa link to owl on our website. abc7news.com. >> a turtle has a three inch crack in her shell and may have been hit by a car. shell cracks are often fatal but with treatment the shall can be restored. she is getting care. officials say she's a western pond turtle which are native to the bay area and she was probably not a pet. a dutch designer has come up with what he calls a smog vacuum cleaner: it is a 23 foot tall air purifier. the creator says it can clean 30,000 cubic meters of air every hour. the carbon particles collected in the cleaning process can be consensed to make gemstones for jewelry. the tower be that on display
5:18 am
around the world and will eventually come to los angeles. happening today, thousands of people would are pro life will hold a rally in san francisco. they will gather at the civic center at 12:30, then march down market street to embarcadero plaza. this is video of last year's walk for life west pro lifers attend the rally in san francisco. they also protest planned parenthood. they believe abortion hurts women physically and emotionally. a rally for reproductive rights will meet at 7:30 this morning and will march at 10:00. the pro choice and pro life rallies come on the anniversary of roe versus wade the supreme court decision that legalized abortion back in 1973. >> now an accuweather update you. >> know there will be a lot of traffic in san francisco this
5:19 am
afternoon. right now i'm showing you the dive top letter 7 and the satellite image. there are patches of clouds in the north bay. we could see fog in santa rosa. temperatures on the cool cite side. live look from emeryville looking towards the bay bij. oakland is 40. we have some 30s. mountain view, 39. gilroy, 35. half moon bay, 39 degrees as well. this time we are looking from sutro down towards san francisco. and more temperatures in the 30s and 40s. napa down to how. and novato, 39. fairfield, 37 degrees. livermore at 38 right now. here's what you can expect with the beautiful view from the east bay hills looking out over the still waters in the bay. a chilly morning. patchy fog might develop in parts of the north bay and inland valleys. mild afternoons and a dry pattern through next week. here's how our forecast plays out. at 7:30 this morning clouds lift of the there could be rain
5:20 am
falling as far as ukiah. but that's about it. clouds clear and then we have a is uppy afternoon and clear evening tonight. it is going to be a gorgeous day. highs near average. look for that to come up a bit. lots of 50s out there and low 60s. san jose, 61 degrees. and high clouds in parts of the north bay, santa rosa at 58. overnight lows will be on the cool side withal clear conditions. 30s and 40s for the most part. san francisco, 46. cool in the north bay. 30s there in santa rosa and napa. milder in "gma," at 44 degrees. now, here's what you need to know. it is going to be dry and temperatures are really going to come up. in san jose, the average high is 60. today it will be above that at 61. ramp things up on sunday. slight dip on monday. then temperatures will be ten
5:21 am
degrees above average through the week. get ready for sunshine and warmth. we had a lot of rain in january. as far as rainfall, percent of normal for the month of january we were above that. you will notice in san francisco, 144%. san jose, 129%. as far as the season goes year to date we are not doing to well. so percent of normal for rainfall for the season, we are between 60 to 73, 75%. still on the low side. here's the accuweather seven-day forecast. we could use some rain but we are not going to see any of it this week. with the accuweather seven-day forecast. we have a chilly start. a mild afternoon. even warmer tomorrow with a clear start and plenty of sunshine. just a little dip on monday. near 70 degrees inland on tuesday. lots of warm temperatures. it is a good time to wash your car. it will last for a while this time. >> i was something down in southern california they are going to see temperatures in the
5:22 am
70s and 80s this weekend. what is going on. >> we have high pressure building so we will get the offflow. the land breeze warms things up. santa ana conditions in san diego. panic at the paris zoo. dozens of baboons on the loose and the warning you probably didn't want to hear from offici like you do sometimes, grandpa? and puffed... well, when you have copd, it can be hard to breathe. it can be hard to get air out, which can make it hard to get air in. so i talked to my doctor. she said... symbicort could help you breathe better, starting within 5 minutes. symbicort doesn't replace a rescue inhaler for sudden symptoms.
5:23 am
symbicort helps provide significant improvement of your lung function. symbicort is for copd, including chronic bronchitis and emphysema. it should not be taken more than twice a day. symbicort contains formoterol. medicines like formoterol increase the risk of death from asthma problems. symbicort may increase your risk of lung infections, osteoporosis, and some eye problems. you should tell your doctor if you have a heart condition or high blood pressure before taking it. symbicort could mean a day with better breathing. watch out, piggies! get symbicort free for up to one year. visit saveonsymbicort.com today to learn more. if you can't afford your medication, astrazeneca may be able to help.
5:24 am
and somebody's smelling around. to the store, "mmm...i smell cookies!" i say, oh no, you just smell me. i just got out of work, that's honey bunches of oats, that's all. i say, don't eat me now. do you like freshly steamed lobster? do you like the word and? then you'll love outback's steak and lobster. back by popular demand, only $15.99. so hurry in now. outback steakhouse. aussie rules. . looking for something fun to do this weekend? it's shaping up to be a few
5:25 am
sunny days out there. jessica castro has a look at some ways to spend your weekend from our partners at hootline. >> should be a beautiful weekend to spend time outdoors in san francisco. if it's something you enjoy, why not help make our city greener. the well-known group, friends of the urban forest kicks off their planting season this weekend. they are planting walk gardens in the bernal heights neighborhood friday and saturday. they plant urban gardens once a month and trees twice a month. he spoke to the director, who tells me the organization is doubling efforts in 2018, hoping to double the amount of trees they plant. >> now for tree planting we need about 80 volunteers for every two weeks, which is a lot more people. >> you can sign up to help on line. it is free.
5:26 am
also this weekend, for cyclists, the sf bicycle coalition is offering a free workshop specifically for you to learn how to ride at night or in any type of weather. it's saturday, january 27th from 4:00 to 5:00 p.m. at the anza public library. prizes and giveaways will be given. the saturday atcal a.m. and sunday at 5:00m general admission is $20. kids and considers are $15. there is a best puppy show. don't miss that. i'm jessica castro, abc7 news. the paris zoo is closed as animal experts try to wrangle
5:27 am
runaway baboons. 52 of them somehow got out of their enclosure this morning. human visitors were evacuated as officials announced the baboons are quote stronger than us. staff rounded up all but three baboons. none were hurt. the three are on zoo property and expected to return to their pack soon. baboons are known the stuck together. fuming marijuana growers. find out why california is facing a lawsuit from those trying to cash in on proposition 64. if at first you don't succeed, try, try again.
5:28 am
advil liqui-gels minis. our first concentrated pill that rushes powerful relief. a small size... that's fast, 'cause it's liquid. you'll ask... "what pain?" advil liqui-gels minis. fortified.tored. replenished. emerge everyday with emergen-c packed with b vitamins, antioxidants, electrolytes
5:29 am
plus more vitamin c than 10 oranges. why not feel this good everyday? emerge and see. we are starting this half hour with a quick look at the weather. here's is francis lawson tracking the weather where you live. >> a much clearer start this
5:30 am
morning. i'll show you live doppler 7. in the satellite image there are high clouds and low clouds in the north bay. we could get sprinkles north in ukiah. temperatures in the 30s and 40s. half moon bay at 39. lass gatt owes 38. san ramon down to 37. elsewhere in the bay it's in the 40s. grab a jacket if you are hetd heading out this morning. it will be cool at 7:00 with sun rise at 7:17. partly cloudy for lunch. a milder afternoon in terms of temperatures. we will be near average, in the low 60s in some areas. then it will be a pleasant even tonight with clearer skies. i'll have your complete accuweather seven-day forcast coming. now to breaking news in afghanistan where a suicide car bombing has killed 63 people and injured at least 150 others. the explosion went off this morning in the capital city, kabul. the taliban has claimed
5:31 am
responsibility for the attack. afghan officials say the attacker used an ambulance to get through a security check point telling police officers he was transporting a patient to a nearby hospital. president trump is back in the united states this morning after returning from davos, switzerland. he is facing serious questions about reports that he sought to fire robert mueller last june. the president is denying the claim. however, multiple news outlets confirmed the president wanted mueller out. abc's chief white house correspondent jonathan carl has the story. >> reporter: appearing before a gathering in davos switzerland of some of the world's richest and most powerful, the president took credit for an american comeback. >> america is open for business, and we are competitive once again. >> reporter: but his message was overshadowed by news back home, a report first in the "new york times" that last summer he had sought to fire special counsel
5:32 am
robert mueller. >> did you seek to fire mutualer. >> fake news, folks, fake news. >> what's your message today. >> typical "new york times" fake snurs. >> reporter: the president's denial, but it was confirmed he sought to have him dismissed in june, one month after he was appointed to the job. why didn't it happen? john mcgahn refused to ask the justice department to carry out the president's wishes, threatening to quit himself. the president's desire to push mueller aside wasn't exactly a secret. at the time, chris rudy a long time friend of the president's went public warning him not to do it. >> i think he is considering perhaps terminating the special counsel. i think he's weighing that option. i personally think it would be a significant mistake. >> reporter: a couple months later, trump deny even thinking about firing mueller. >> i haven't given it any
5:33 am
thought. >> reporter: but some of the president's top aides denied it, too. >> he has not discussed firing bob mueller. >> reporter: the "new york times" says trump even came up with a rationale for firing mueller, three alleged conflicts of interest, including the fact that mueller had come to the white house the day before he was named special counsel to talk to the president about returning to his old job of fbi director. over the summer, the president fumed about that in an interview. >> mueller wanted the job. i said, what the hell is this all about. talk about conflicts. but he was interviewing for the job. >> reporter: at the white house, the president's lawyers remain mum, leaving it to the president alone to deny the story. but the "new york times" reports there is one person who has known about it for months, robert mueller him. jonathan carl, abc news, the white house. >> as you will recall back in august lawmakers introduced legislation to limit the president's power to remove a special counsel. democrats are now renewing calls for congress to consider those
5:34 am
bills. happening today, representative jackie spear is looking to hear from you at a town hall meeting. people can share their thoughts about the state of the country one year after president trump took office. today's meeting begins at 10:00 a.m. at ingrid b. lacy middle school in pacifica. it's part of an ongoing series of town hall meetings hosted by spehr in the bay area. a group of california cannabis growers is suing the state over large scale pot farms. the california growers association filed the lawsuit this week. it claims state officials are in violation of proposition 64 which calls for growth sites no bigger than one acre. new rules adopted by the department of food and agriculture lets he groers apply for multiple one acre licenses. the group says the limits are necessary for small scale farmers to compete in the rapidly growing industry. >> if the marketplace is saturated and every shelf is full, it's going to be much harder for these businesses to
5:35 am
get established and break into the market after the fact. >> california's new legalized cannabis market opened up on january 1st. legislative analysts say the industry will add nearly $1 billion to the state's tax revenue my the time now is 5:0035. after more than a decade the president of planned parenthood is going to step down. lucille richard said she will leave within a year. in a statement she called leading planned parenthood quote the honor of my life time and said she would remain committed to activism. pelosi tweeted to richards, quote, never doubt that your energy, intellect and determination have inspired millions and helped so many stand up for their rights and their health care. the world's most powerful rocket now has a launch date. the spacex falcon heavy rocket has 27 nms. this is company video showing a test launch three days ago.
5:36 am
nasa space flight reported the first real launch basketball february 6th with the 7th as a backup in case of bad weather. there is a lot of excitement in the space world because the heavy is the most powerful rocket since the space shuttles. it will blast off with 5 million pounds of thrust, the equivalent of 18 boeing 747s. the payload will be a midnight cherry red tesla roadster that will be sent into deep space orbit. >> you heard the phrase when you at first you don't succeed, try, try again. jose rammed took took took tookt with him to space. he spoke to elementary students about it. >> finally, my number came up. >> reporter: jose hernandez has always described himself as the first migrant farm worker to go into space. in august 2009 he went on a
5:37 am
14-day mission to the international space. he was a flight engineer. >> i want to be an astronaut. >> reporter: those words surprised his father who at the time knew only about life as a poor farm worker in stockton. but soon words of encouragement followed. >> define what you want to be in life, recognize how far you are from that goal. draw yourself a road map so you know how to get there. education. education.ute for a good - work hard. >> reporter: he applied to nasa and was rejected 11 times. when he finally got in, he added perseverance as another so-called recipe for success. students at concord high found his message to be inspiring. >> him talking about his parents education, because i come from a family of high school dropouts and such. but i'm -- i'm intend on going to college. >> reporter: >> it is a not just getting the bare minimum. it's trying to find out what further you can do to actually better it. >> reporter: to the
5:38 am
d.r.e.a.m.ers who are stuck in the midst of a heated debate over immigration reform, hernandez reminded them to deliver more than what people expect of them. >> focus on yourself. keep -- stay in school. get yourself that education. get yourself prepared. because when that political pendulum swings the other way, you have got to be prepared to take advantage of it. >> reporter: that's how this son of immigrant farm workers ended up harvesting stars instead. in concord, leann melendez, abc7 news. still ahead on abc7 mornings it's dancing with drones, i-pads, and all sorts of other technology. we'll show you the high-tech production coming to san jose for one night only. but first, here's a live look house from our abc7 roof camera. francis dean lawson
5:39 am
5:40 am
alright, i brought in high protein to help get us moving. ...and help you feel more strength and energy in just two weeks! i'll take that. -yeeeeeah! ensure high protein. with 16 grams of protein and 4 grams of sugar. ensure. always be you. we've made you all diets dear januand cleanses.rry. thing is, food isn't a resolution. it's fuel for our resolutions. fuel to power us, made for us. it's whole grains, fruit and iron. protein, almonds and quinoa. food that keeps us strong. january. you deserve better.
5:41 am
you're not a bad month... you're our beginning. special k. you are probably used to seeing brawls break out on black friday. but what a fight over knew tella? check it out. >> we are not making this up. a chaotic scene after a french supermarket discounted the popular hazel nut spread by 70%. in this video posted on line you can see customers pushing and shouting to try to get as many jars as possible. it was so bad that police had to step in. the girl scout cookie doesn'tdown is on. sales start on monday. cookies arrived at the food bank yesterday. the food bank shared this video of 13,000 cases now waiting for
5:42 am
girl scouts to pick them up this weekend so they can start selling. the food bank has partnered with girl scouts for more than 20 years to provide temporary space for the cook east, 70% of cookie sale profits stay in the bay area to support local girl scouts. >> going to have to do some extra workouts to muchlg on those cookies. >> a couple sweets stories, fighting over nutella and cook east. >> insane. >> only saving a few dollars. today, clear skies over much of the bay area. we are having a cool morning but a big warmup is on the way. i will have more details coming up. >> i guess every dollar counts, right frances. the warriors are getting ready tonight for a possible preview of the nba finls. kyrie irving
5:43 am
♪ ♪ my husband is probably going to think i'm crazy.
5:44 am
he thinks i'm going to see my sister! ♪ ♪ sometimes the confidence to be spontaneous starts with financial stability. once i heard it i was shocked. i just thought, i have to go get it! ♪ ♪ it's our tree! ♪ ♪ see how a personalized financial strategy and access to j.p. morgan investment expertise can help you. chase. make more of what's yours. to j.p. morgan investment expertise can help you. you have the power to heal. because your purchase of vaseline intensive care lotion, supports the vaseline healing project. join us to help millions in crisis... heal their skin.
5:45 am
welcome back, everyone. time right now is 5:45678 we are looking live outside from our abc7 exploratorium camera. we are waking up to cool conditions across the bay but it's not going to stay that way for long. we will get an accuweather forecast j must a little bit. spoiler alert if you recorded the australian open women's championship. the top two women in the world squared off in melbourne. simona halep versus wozniacki. the match went to three sets with wozniacki overcoming a third set injury to win. wozniacki will be ranked number one in the world when the world rankings come out on monday.
5:46 am
she's engaged to david lee. warriors host the celtics. larry beil has a preview in this modern's sports report. >> it's being billed as a possible nba finals preview. warriors best record in the league. celtics best record in the east. they meet tonight. oracle arena you can watch here here on abc7. they met in boston in november. warriors blue a lead and lost 92-88. irving fueled the bs comeback ending a golden state seven game win streak. now a rematch. >> the way they play, the way they pass, the way they move on offense. their defense intensity has been top level for the whole season. >> they have got a really good roster and kyrie is spectacular. you know, we know him awfully well from a different uniform. >> rockets in new orleans.
5:47 am
fear the beard. houston down 20. they roar all the way back. trevor ariza, excuse me, taking my time. that ties it at 109. minute to go. pelicans take advantage of a drew holiday miss. demarcus cousins and one. here's where things go wrong. boogie hustles in and tears his achille's tendon right there. reason over for boogie cousin. that could be a $175 million injury. the pels win but really end up losing. women's college hoops, vandever hosting stanford. stan today won, 74-50. the cal women win big over arizona, 63-39.
5:48 am
round two for tiger woods at tory pies, back after a year layoff because of an injury. not happy. struggled early. at one point was three shots away from making the cut. rallies on the back nine. long birdie right here. drops. trust me. woods rallies and birdies his final hole. shoots 71 to finish 1 under. right on the cut line. he will play this week. brett turcotte on the snow mobile. this is free style. do any trick that you want and live to talk about it. turcotte wins his second gold medal in aspen. levi know valley, upside down. fancy. this is how i would do it if i entered. joe parsons that's my man. spins around. and the finish is backwards! high degree of difficulty. oh, he stuck the landing right there. and he didn't win. that's a wrap on morning sports. join us for warriors and
5:49 am
celtics, 5:30 right here. have a great weekend. i'm larry beil. now an accuweather update. >> clear skies over many parts of the bay area. we are seeing clouds through parts of the north bay and we could see some fog develop in north bay valleys like santa rosa and napa and east bay valleys. here's a live shot as we look towards the buildings in downtown san francisco. it's cool outside in san francisco. it's currently 45. mountain view down to 39. gilroy, 36. half moon bay, 39 degrees. here's another live shot looking from mount tam towards san francisco. cool as well in santa rosa. napa in the 40s. 30s through novato. livermore at 38. and looking from the east bay out towards the beautiful bay bridge. look how calm the water s. it is quiet out there. lots of clear skies. here's what you can expect. we have a chilly morning. that's the start. and a little bit of patchy fog
5:50 am
could develop. milder afternoon this is weekend. we will be mere average today and really warming things up. then a dry pattern stays with us through next week. you can put the umbrellas away. inside a slight chance of rain up towards the very north, ukiah, this morning. clouds clear by the afternoon and we will have a pleasant evening. that means another cool night overnight into tomorrow morning. highs will be coming up as well. lots of 50s even low 60s out there. san francisco, 58. santa rosa, napa, 58 as well with high clouds. oakland, 59. san jose a little bit warmer as we head farther south. low 60s through san jose. morgan hill at 62 degrees. the oakland a's fan fest today. chilly this morning. 8:0042. by 10:00 when it starts, it will be in the 50s. so you will still need a light layer. it will be in the mid to upper 50s through the afternoon.
5:51 am
now, the lows will be cool once again. tomorrow morning we will see some of the chilliest numbers just before sun rise. some 30s out there. santa rosa, napa at 37. lots of 40s around the bay. san jose at 44. morgan hill, 39 degrees tomorrow morning when you wake up. here's what you can expect for the week ahead. this time we are looking at napa pwhere the average high is 59. we are close to that today. notice temperatures really come up into sunday. a little dip on monday. but we will be well above average through the week into the end of the work week. so definitely have your sunglasses handy. you will need them. even the sunscreen. here's the accuweather seven-day forcast. a chilly start this morning. plenty of sunshine by this afternoon. it's going to be cool again tomorrow. but we will have a clear start. sunny and milder temperatures coming up, in the upper 60s. and then a minor dip on monday, but check out tuesday.
5:52 am
near 70 inland. dry through the end of the work week. temperatures well above average. and so we will not see any rain. though we could still certainly use night all right. we will hope for the best. >> yes, why he. >> frances, thanks. this isn't your typical dance troupe they have been on tv talent competitions and performed at the olympics. tonight they are coming to san jose. jonathan bloom has look at the group that's shining a spotlight on technology. >> reporter: the internet is abuzz will 11 play, the dance troupe that performs this number with 24 drones. >> it didn't stand out like a gimmick it. it was a convergence of art overlaying with technology. >> reporter: and drones are just the beginning. 11 play performs with i-pads and other connected things. >> it's funny you say things. that's actually the title of the program. er using things in their dance. they are using lasers. they are using drones. they are using three dimensional
5:53 am
objects. >> reporter: all to have an artistic conversation about what those things mean to news we have human reactions to objects, whether it is your i-phones our our computers. we have these personal attachments. >> reporter: san jose will be the first stop on 11 play's first ever u.s. tour. when they arrive they will be bringing a lot of luggage. these light up cubes are among the many things that come with the dancers from tokyo along with a full staff. >> there is 12 crews on tour, and five people on stage. >> reporter: the hammer theater began the process a year ago to make 11 play the first piece of its new art tech series. >> this group that we have in the series melded the technology with their story story telling. >> reporter: they have performed in august menned reality, the dancers side by side with their own of a tars. it comes from rhythm mettics, it
5:54 am
we have beens the digital into the analogue of dance. >> months and months and months of preparation for one night. that's the magic of theater.
5:55 am
5:56 am
welcome back, everyone. here are the winning numbers from last night's $76 million mega millions drawing. 10, 16, 27, 38, 43. the mega number, one. nobody picked all six. tuesday night's jackpot goes up to $89 million. happening today. fans of the oakland a's can get an autograph from their favorite players. fan fest is today. you will have a chance to meet players and alum. the a's unveiled a kelly green alternate jersey that will be worn by the team during every
5:57 am
friday holm game. it serves as a nod to the team's rich history as kelly green became one of the a's colors in 1961. the a's are starting green fridays this year which will feature more ballpark entertainment. fans are encouraged to wear green every friday. these jerseys are available to buy at fan fest today. next on abc7 mornings at 6:00. a big reason to smile for a local man exonerated after he spent 13 years in prison. how a south bay organization was able to help him. fallout from
5:58 am
5:59 am
>> announcer: good morning bay area. let's get up and get going. >> this is abc7 mornings. >> it's saturday, january 27th. good morning and thanks so much for joining us. i'm chris nguyen. let's start with a look at the
6:00 am
forecast. frances is in for lisa argen. >> we have a beautiful day ahead of us. right now partly cloudy conditions over parts of the north bay. but clear through san jose. it is a cool start. grab a jacket if you are heading out shortly. temperatures are in the 30s and 40s. in clear lake, only 36 degrees. san francisco, 45, oakland, 39. and san jose 41 right now. here's the 12-hour planner for today. it will still be cool during the 7:00 hour, near sun rise at 7:17. then partly cloudy by lunchtime. then look for more sunshine and milder temperatures this afternoon. in the low 60s for many areas. it will be mostly clear after this evening after sun sets at 7:28. we have another chilly start tomorrow morning but no rain in sight. and a big warmup headed our way. i will tell you more coming up, chris? >> frances, thank you. >> exonerated 27 years

18 Views

info Stream Only

Uploaded by TV Archive on